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find partners and supporters who may be interested in our work. Please share any suggestions of foundations, school districts, local governments, summer program agencies, or think tanks that may be excited by our work.
Support great summer programs
There are many great programs. Here are three that Give a Summer recommends:
Engage with other organizations working to expand and improve summer opportunities
- Advocate for summer programs and expanded learning time
- Identify the characteristics of effective summer programs and how to implement them
- Develop networks of afterschool and summer providers
- Utilize expanding learning time approaches within schools
- Use technology (apps, games, etc.) to provide enriching summer opportunities